SuSE9 Security Update : OpenLDAP 2 (YOU Patch Number 12222)

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Synopsis :

The remote SuSE 9 host is missing a security-related patch.

Description :

This update fixes a security problem in the liblber client library of
openldap that allowed remote attackers to cause a denial of service
(program termination) via crafted ASN.1 BER datagrams, which triggers
an assertion error. (CVE-2008-2952) Additionally a bug was fixed in
ldap_free_connection which could result in client crashes when the
server closed a connection while an operation is active.

See also :

Solution :

Apply YOU patch number 12222.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0

Family: SuSE Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 41232 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2952

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